Truth is great and will prevail if left to herself, that she is the proper and sufficient antagonist to error, and has nothing to fear from the conflict, unless by human interposition disarmed of her natural weapons, free argument and…
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.
Always take hold of things by the smooth handle.
The way to silence religious disputes is to take no notice of them.
France has sincerely wished peace, and their seducers have wished war, as well for the...
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to bear arms is, as...
Money, not morality, is the principle of commerce and commercial nations.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want...
I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true...
Honesty, disinterestedness and good nature are indispensable to procure the esteem and confidence of those...
I know of no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the...
The earth belongs to the living, not to the dead.
A strict observance of the written laws is doubtless one of the high virtues of...
The merchant has no country
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
To myself, personally, it brings nothing but increasing drudgery and daily loss of friends.
Never spend your money before you have it.
Being extremely honest with oneself is a good exercise.
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...